“I would rather have thirty minutes of wonderful than a lifetime of nothing special.”
You’ve seen the classic film, now experience the live stage production of Robert Harling’s Steel Magnolias starring Kara Tointon as Shelby.
The strength of female friendship comes alive through fast, funny dialogue and vibrant, endearing characters in this powerful and heart-warming comedy
Steel Magnolias will run at the Rose Theatre, Kingston in 2020.
This production has been postponed due to Covid-19.
What’s the Story?
In small-town Louisiana, Truvy’s beauty salon is a regular rendezvous for six extraordinary women who span the social circles of their local community. Bubbling with sharp, laugh-out-loud humour, the friends quip back and forth over life’s highs and lows until a tragic event leaves them and the whole town reeling.
Who’s in it? Steel Magnolias Cast
Kara Tointon (The Man In The White Suit, Mr Selfridge, Eastenders, Sound of Music Live) will lead the cast as Shelby.
Further casting to be announced.
Directed by Anthony Banks with set & costume by Laura Hopkins, composition & sound design by Ben & Max Ringham and lighting design by Nic Farman.
Playwright: Robert Harling.
Reviews for Steel Magnolias coming soon.